Lisa Young

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Bad weather interrupts search for missing Malaysia Airlines jet

BEIJING -- Planes searching for missing<p>Malaysia Airlines Flight 370<p>were grounded Thursday because of stormy conditions off the coast of Australia in another frustrating delay in the protracted search.<p>A<p>U.S. NavyP-8 Poseidon aircraft scheduled to join the search in the afternoon was grounded, and …

Airplanes

Girls' growing brains 'more resilient', study suggests

<b>Autism is less common in girls than in boys because their brains are more "resilient", research suggests.</b><p>DNA errors need to be more severe in girls to cause neurodevelopmental conditions, according to a large study.<p>The research in the American Journal of Human Genetics suggests this may help …

Autism

An Open Letter to Parents of Teens: What We Forget to Teach Our Kids

Dear Parents of Teens,<p>I really need to talk to you today. Please have a seat and spend a few moments with me.<p>I have not only raised a teen, but I have worked with your teenagers and their friends and peers for more than just a few years. Actually, I have been working with them, listening to them …

Parenting

Anger Management in Families Made Easier

Did you know that anger and aggression are programmed into us? In nature, might makes right, and our early survival depended on our ability to destroy or scare away the enemy. Anger is the emotional drive to defeat someone who opposes us. Aggression is an attempt to intimidate the enemy. Signs of …

My Teen's Only 'Passion' Is Her Cell Phone!

<i>I know you talk about helping children find their passion, but my 15-year-old daughter doesn't seem to have any. The only thing she wants to do is text her friends or go shopping. I don't consider these passions! She used to love creative writing and made up cute plays when she was little, but now</i> …

Parents! Take a Vow of Abstinence... From Badgering High Schoolers With Annoying College Questions! 8 To-Dos Instead

Surely you've witnessed, and winced, at the following spectacle: at the grocery checkout, one mom spills out to another mom her tale of woe and disappointment that her daughter failed to get accepted Early Decision to her first choice. The unfairness! The arbitrariness! The insidious biases working …

What Happened When A 4-Year-Old Asked NASA For Homework Help

Lucas Whiteley had some questions about the universe. So he decided to take his queries to the experts.<p>With the help of his dad, the 4-year-old U.K. boy created a video in which he asked NASA for some homework help. The space agency heard his questions, and responded with a video of its own.<p>Lucas …

5 Questions Parents Should Ask College Financial Aid Officers

Planning on making a campus visit with your high school student this spring? Great idea. You want to be sure that you and your child are comfortable with the campus. While you generally want to let your child be in charge of the visit and have him or her ask most of the questions, you probably …

College & University

5 Spring Projects from Ideas Magazine

16 Comments<p>One of my favorite magazines, Ideas Magazine (South Africa) has a heap of inspirational projects for spring happening in their March …

The doctor is in: A Khanversation with KA's...

In our latest Khanversation, we catch up with KA Program Lead for Medical Partnerships, Dr. Rishi Desai. This pediatric infectious disease physician …

Northern California

Mom irate after 5-year-old son picked up at school by stranger

A Connecticut mother is demanding changes to school dismissal policies after her 5-year-old son was picked up by an elderly man who believed the boy was his great-grandson.<p>The boy was at Sterling Community School on Feb. 21 waiting in line for the bus when the man approached him and said his mother …

What to Look for at The Oscar Ceremony This Sunday

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Yes, the Oscars are about the actual awards handed out Sunday, but they are also about the spectacle …

10 Long-Lasting Lipsticks That Really Stick

By Katie Becker, <i>W Magazine</i><p>These long-wearing beauties put the "stick" in lipstick.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>w lipstick<p><i>More from W:</i><p>Miley Cyrus on Dating, Sex and Aliens<p>J.Law Explains Infamous Oscars Fall<p>How to Take a Selfie Like a Supermodel (According to Karlie, Adriana, Alessandra, and Candice)<p>George Clooney …

Why Sleep Makes You Healthier

How much—or little—sleep you get each night could affect everything from your mood, waistline and more.<p>"Sleep is a necessary philosophical process like eating and breathing," says Ana C. Krieger, MD, medical director at the Center for Sleep Medicine and associate clinical professor at the …

Acid flashback: traveller photographs that relive 90s rave culture

When 1994’s Criminal Justice Act curbed free party culture, Tom Hunter bought a bus and went to Europe to sample free festivals there. His images show the heady spirit of the 1990s – and why rave has never died<p>It is 20 years since the introduction of the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act of …